Drilling & Blasting

Comprehensive drilling and blasting, from surveying to ROG

EXEL Drilling provides a comprehensive range of Drilling and Blasting services, from consultancy and drilling only to full rock-on-ground delivery.

We operate top hammer, down hole hammer and rotary drill rigs, offering a wide scope of drilling capabilities for holes from 89 mm to 270 mm in diameter. We offer our specialist drilling and blasting services for a wide range of industries and applications, including:

  • Coal mining
  • Metalliferous mining
  • Quarrying
  • Exploratory drilling
  • Cable bolt drilling
  • Pre-Splitting
  • Roadway cuttings
  • Test holes

Since 2007 EXEL Drilling has worked with many of Central and North Queensland’s leading primary industries firms, delivering projects on time, within budget, and to the utmost safety standards.

Each drilling and/or blasting project will include selected elements of our comprehensive service suite, including:

  • Drill and blast consultancy
  • Detailed costings
  • Vibration and environmental assessment
  • Safety analysis and assessment
  • Computer-assisted pattern design and mark-up
  • Survey of volumes
  • Laser face profiling
  • Bore tracking
  • Shot firing

Our other services

For information on our other services, please see the following pages.


For quotes or tender enquiries, contact EXEL Drilling today.
Drilling + Blasting Enquiries: 0418 182 947

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